Ross Back Sands Beach, Bamburgh

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#4 of 9 in Beaches in Northumberland
Trek across 4.8 km (3 mi) of unspoiled golden sand dunes and beach at Ross Back Sands Beach in England's far northeast. The nature-lover’s paradise features crystal clear water and no nearby facilities, leaving you completely at one with nature. Natural shade here is minimal, so bring plenty of sunscreen, protective clothing, or a beach umbrella. Remember to stock up on food at drink at the closest village 2 km (1.2 mi) away before heading to the beach. To visit Ross Back Sands Beach and get the most from your holiday in Bamburgh, create itinerary details personal to you using our Bamburgh road trip planner.
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  • One of the most spectacular stunning beaches we have visited anywhere with great views to Lindisfarne Castle, the Farne Islands and Bamburgh Castle. This beautiful wide beach has clean white sand, and...  more »
  • Well worth the long walk. Peaceful empty beach, fantastic wave action. Great views of Bamburg Castle and Holy Island. Hike through pastures and dunes afford many photo opportunities. The break onto th...  more »
  • I like this beach, sad though that when I visited today it was so windy on the coastline it couldn't be enjoyed without being thrown about  more »

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